Holy Cross Catholic High School, A Sports and Science College in Lancashire: School Info, GCSE/GCE Results

School Information

School NameHoly Cross Catholic High School, A Sports and Science College
StreetMyles Standish Way
PostCodePR7 3LS
Telephone Number01257 262093
DenominationRoman Catholic
Secondary Level?Yes
16+ ?No
School TypeMaintained School Voluntary Aided School

GCSE Result Analysis for 2015-2016: Key Stage 4

Percentage of overall entries with A* or A grades, across all subjects is 25.48

Academic performance in GCSE Key Stage 4 examinations. Percentage of students scoring A and A* grades in major subjects

School performance in GCSE Key Stage 4 standard examinations. Percentage of students scoring (A and A*) and range (A*-C)

SubjectEntries% achieving A and A*% achieving A*-C
SchoolWithin TownNationwideSchoolWithin TownNationwide
Mathematics15820.8920.5313.6882.2870.32 66.68
Religious Studies15533.5529.9122.5180.6571.89 65.3
Science (Core)1090.06.834.5445.8755.37 49.58
Additional Science944.2610.685.6178.7260.86 53.52
English Literature9343.0120.9713.9496.7771.57 63.98
Physical Education/Sports Studies8912.3618.1511.9578.6568.55 63.6
History7855.1327.7718.0293.5966.53 57.05
English Language640.017.4914.1160.9473.18 69.38
Geography6323.8125.7614.0761.966.73 53.26
French5824.1425.1410.6768.9770.48 62.4
Biology5052.044.4827.3498.091.47 83.6
Information & Communications Technology508.020.1916.156.067.39 64.12
Chemistry4955.144.4726.42100.090.65 84.93
Physics4944.944.3226.24100.091.29 83.16
D&T Product Design3828.9515.0417.8173.6857.7 49.66
Drama & Theatre Studies3724.3222.521.1181.0873.02 58.89
Art & Design3234.3822.010.1996.8875.16 63.54
Computer Studies/Computing2213.6420.6911.9750.060.18 60.92
Spanish2254.5528.4521.1490.9171.2 74.86
Music1625.030.8915.1575.074.42 64.85
Home Economics: Food130. 29.41
Art & Design (3d Studies)110.019.472.7371.36
Art & Design (Fine Art)862.526.7413.64100.078.03 75.76